"Heat cannot be separated from fire, or beauty from The Eternal."
"Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it."Dante Alighieri on Confucius
"To love beauty is to see light."Dante Alighieri on Victor Hugo
"Beauty is only skin deep. If you go after someone just because she's beautiful but don't have anything to talk about, it's going to get boring fast. You want to look beyond the surface and see if you can have fun or if you have anything in common with this person."Dante Alighieri on Amanda Peet
"A woman whose smile is open and whose expression is glad has a kind of beauty no matter what she wears."Dante Alighieri on Anne Roiphe
"People are like stained - glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within."Dante Alighieri on Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
"Art, as far as it is able, follows nature, as a pupil imitates his master thus your art must be, as it were, God's grandchild."
"Nature is the art of God."
"Beauty awakens the soul to act."
"The customs and fashions of men change like leaves on the bough, some of which go and others come."
"There is no greater sorrow than to recall happiness in times of misery."